Index & ETF Signals

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TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA BEARISH  8/25/16 LOW  
 SPY  BULLISH 6/29/16 HIGH  
 QQQ BULLISH 7/8/16 MED  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BEARISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 GLD BEARISH 8/25/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH 7/8/16 MED  
 UUP BULLISH 8/31/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MED  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLU BEARISH 8/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 HI  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED  
XLV  BEARISH 8/25/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  
XLP  BEARISH 8/26/16 LOW  
XLY BULLISH 6/29/16 MED  
XLF  BULLISH 7/13/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA BEARISH  8/25/16 LOW  
 SPY  BULLISH 6/29/16 HIGH  
 QQQ BULLISH 7/8/16 MED  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 MED FROM LOW; 9/1 
 DBA BEARISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 GLD BEARISH 8/25/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH 7/8/16 MED  
 UUP BULLISH 8/31/16 LOW FROM BEARISH; 8/31 
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MED  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 6/29/16 MED  
XLU BEARISH 8/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 HI FROM MED; 9/1 
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED  
XLV  BEARISH 8/25/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW  
XLP  BEARISH 8/26/16 LOW  
XLY BULLISH 6/29/16 MED  
XLF  BULLISH 7/13/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 MED  
 SPY  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
 QQQ BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BEARISH 7/8/16 MED  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 UUP BEARISH 8/17/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 LOW  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 6/29/16 MED  
XLU BEARISH 8/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 LOW  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW  
XLV  BULLISH 6/29/16 HIGH  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 LOW  
XLY BULLISH 6/29/16 MED  
XLF  BULLISH 7/13/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 MED  
 SPY  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
 QQQ BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BEARISH 7/8/16 MED  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 UUP BULLISH 6/29/16 MED  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 LOW  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  HIGH  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 LOW  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED  
XLV  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 LOW  
XLY BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLF  BULLISH 7/13/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 MED  
 SPY  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
 QQQ BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BEARISH 7/8/16 MED  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 UUP BULLISH 6/29/16 HIGH  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 HIGH  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  HIGH  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 HIGH  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED  
XLV  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 HIGH  
XLY BULLISH 6/29/16 MED  
XLF  BULLISH 7/13/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 MED  
 SPY  BULLISH 6/29/16 MED FROM LOW; 8/2 
 QQQ BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BEARISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 UUP BULLISH 6/29/16 HIGH FROM MED; 8/2 
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MED FROM LOW; 8/2 
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  MED  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 HIGH FROM MED; 8/2 
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED FROM LOW; 8/2 
XLV  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 HIGH  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 HIGH  
XLY BULLISH 6/29/16 MED FROM LOW; 8/2 
XLF  BULLISH 7/13/16 MED FROM LOW; 8/2 

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 MED FROM LOW; 7/28 
 SPY  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
 QQQ BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BEARISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 MED FROM HIGH; 7/28 
 VGK BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 UUP BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 LOW FROM HIGH; 7/28 
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  MED  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 MED FROM LOW; 7/28 
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW  
XLV  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 HIGH FROM MED; 7/28 
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 HIGH FROM MED; 7/28
XLY BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLF  BULLISH 7/13/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 SPY  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
 QQQ BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BEARISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 HIGH FROM MED; 7/20 
 VGK BULLISH 7/8/16 LOW  
 UUP BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 HIGH FROM MED; 7/20 
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 LOW  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  MED  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 LOW  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW  
XLV  BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 LOW  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 MED FROM LOW; 7/20 
XLY BULLISH 6/29/16 LOW  
XLF  BULLISH 7/13/16 LOW  

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 HI  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  HI  
 QQQ BEARISH 6/13/16 LOW  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 HI  
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 LOW  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 LOW  
 VGK BEARISH 6/13/16 LOW  
 UUP BEARISH 6/3/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MED  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 MED  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BEARISH 6/13/16 LOW  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 HI  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 MED  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 HI  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 MED  
XLY BEARISH 6/13/16 LOW  
XLF  BEARISH 6/13/16 LOW FROM LOW; 6/8 

The next update to the Index & Sector ETF signals will be following the market close of 7/15/16.

 

TrendFlex signals for the major index and sector SPDR ETF's below are based on a trend-following system filtered to identify the "risk" to a change in the trend. The "Trend Risk" column characterizes the risk of a change in the trend. "Prior Signal" column is reset following each week's close.

Major Index ETF's 

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
 DIA  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 SPY  BULLISH 3/1/16  LOW  
 QQQ BULLISH 5/6/16 MED  
 IWM  BULLISH  3/1/16 LOW  
 DBA BULLISH  4/18/16 LOW  
 GLD BULLISH 6/8/16 LOW  
 VGK BULLISH  4/7/16 LOW  
 UUP BEARISH 6/3/16 LOW  
 TLT  BULLISH  1/5/16 MED  
EEM BEARISH 5/6/16 MED  

 Sector SPDR ETF's

 Symbol  Trend  Date

Trend Change Risk

Prior Signal; New Signal Date
XLK BULLISH 5/3/16 MED  
XLU  BULLISH 12/16/16  LOW  
XLI   BULLISH 2/18/16 LOW  
XLB  BULLISH 2/25/16 LOW  
XLV  BULLISH 3/16/16 LOW  
XLE  BULLISH 3/2/16 MED  
XLP   BULLISH 2/11/16 LOW  
XLY BULLISH 2/29/16 MED  
XLF  BULLISH 4/14/16 MED FROM LOW; 6/8